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Which motherboard should i pick?

Im choosing which board should i use between this 2 board:
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3p
ASRock 970 Extreme 3

Ill be using it on FX 6300 (stock) i wont be OCing. . ill just use it as it is.

Here's my full build:

Processor:
AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core

Motherboard:
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3p
or
ASRock 970 Extreme 3


Memory:
GGskill Ripjaws X 8gb 4gbx2 DDR3 1866

Storage:
WESTERN DIGITAL 1TB BLUE 3.5" SATA

Graphics Card:
Sapphire Radeon R9 270X Dual-X Boost 2gb/256bit


Case:
Cougar Challenger

Power Supply
Seasonic (S12II) 520watts PSU 80Plus Bronze

CPU COOLER :
Cooler Master Hyper 212X
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  1. The asrock board has better reviews and it won the newegg customer choice award so I would go with that one.
  2. ASRock 970 Extreme 3 obviously....full vfm
  3. Thanks for answering guys. . Is that a huge difference between performance? can you guys site some advantages of ASRock over the Gigabyte. . Thanks in advance.
  4. Best answer
    nothing huge.....just minor (only visible in benchmarks)
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